Year-round community events help make Minneapolis vibrant for everyone! Help is needed at events such as holiday parties, 5K fun runs, neighborhood festivals, the Kite FestivalEarth Day, the Minneapolis Bike Tour and more.

Arbor Day Event Volunteers Needed!

Friday, April 26, 4 – 8PM @ Theodore Wirth Regional Park

  • TREE PLANTING ESCORTS
    • Positions: 15
    • Shift time: 4 – 7 PM
    • Lead tree planting volunteers, adults and children, to designated planting zones at ½-hour intervals. Planting starts at 4:30.
  • GAME ZONE LEADS
    • Positions Available: 2 per shift
    • Shift time: 4 – 6 PM and 6 – 8 PM
    • Monitor the game zone and lead family friendly games: Life-size Kubb and Checkers.
  • NATURE PLAY MONITORS
    • Positions Available: 2 per shift
    • Shift time: 4 – 6 PM and 6 – 8 PM
    • Monitor and assist with nature play activities.
  • THE ARBORIST EXPERIENCE
    • Positions Available: 6 per shift
    • Shift time: 4 – 6 PM and 6 – 8 PM
    • Assist park arborists with the following activities: tree bucket truck rides, climbing station challenge, and the throw line launch. Queue management, harness and helmet fittings.

Please contact Sherry Brooks at sbrooks@minneapolisparks.org for more information.